Whew! The last day of Art with the Masters Summer Camp – it was fun with Greek pottery designs. The kids indeed created some wonderful masterpieces over the 2 week long sessions! Each day had a theme – from Pointillism a la George Seurat and cut paper techniques in the style of Matisse to inventions […]
The kids in the first session of SOBA’s Art with the Masters camp, led by Instructor Pat Diemand, are indeed creating masterpieces! Each day has a theme – so far they’ve covered Pointillism a la George Seurat and cut paper techniques in the style of Matisse. These is still time to sign up your children, […]
The world renowned Morten E. Solberg held a waterbase media recently at the SOBA CCA which was attended by many very talented artists in their own rights! They worked at painting in an experimental direction, landscape, figure, florals and wildlife. Mort demonstrated in watercolor, gouache, acrylic, gesso, and the combination of all of these mediums. […]
Date Change: now Wednesday, June 22 7 pm Bring your cameras or i-phones for a special trip on the water with wildlife photographer Eric Horan! Eric will talk to the group in general terms about wildlife photography, approaching your subjects, field etiquette etc… and identify all that we are seeing for those that want to […]
Loosen Up with a Palette Knife Instructor Jim Lewis June 27 and 28, 9:30 am – 2:30 pm Watercolor Batik with Instructor Joan Wykis July 19 and 20; 9:30 am – 2:30 pm Landscape Painting with Pastels with Greg Barnes November 1-3, 10 am – 4 pm
SOBA’s CCA has been an incubator for some amazing animal art for the past three days. The very notable Linda St Clair led a workshop that had some really talented artists honing their skills!
In this workshop you’ll cover the crucial topics about plein air painting. From beginner to intermediate this class will make painting landscapes outdoors easy and fun! Even if you paint outside regularly this class will take your painting to the next level. Mike Rooney is a popular instructor teaching at major painting schools, and showing […]
In this creative and informative class, Joan Wykis will show and assist students from the beginning to the end of painting a vibrant, fresh and rich looking watercolor batik on rice paper. It is a process using an electric skillet, special rice papers, watercolors, canning wax and an iron. The information in this course is […]
The subject matter in this painting style is balance, pattern, shape, rhythm, line and/or color; all of which is supporting evidence for a solid composition. In this workshop we discuss the “heartbeat” and the “anchor” of the painting. During this workshop we will discuss symbolism, our individual direction and visual language to simplify chaos in […]
Tap into your creative talent and have fun painting with acrylics. Vickie will show you how to get started creating abstract paintings. Build up layers with heavy gesso and paint to get depth in your paintings. Beginners and all levels welcome.